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fall back

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of fall back

  1. to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable) resistance from native forces was greater than expected, and the invading army was forced to fall back Synonyms of fall back back away, drop back, retreat, pull out, recede, retire, withdrawWords Related to fall back flee, fly; flinch, recoil, shrink; chicken (out); bow out; back down, backpedal, backtrack, climb down; detach, disengage, disentangle, pull away; abandon, depart, evacuate, go, leave, quit, vacateNear Antonyms of fall back beard, brave, brazen, breast, confront, dare, defy, face, outbraveAntonyms of fall back advance



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